The '''University of Prince Edward Island''' ('''UPEI''') is a Public university|public liberal arts college|liberal arts
university in Charlottetown
, Prince Edward Island
, and the sole university in the province. Founded in 1969, the enabling legislation is the ''University Act, R.S.P.E.I 2000.''
[http://www.gov.pe.ca/law/statutes/pdf/u-04.pdf ''University Act, R.S.P.E.I 2000'']